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The best concerts playing in Orlando this week



Dead Neighbors

Athens trio Dead Neighbors, awash in the angular and arty heritage of their home city, headline the new Iron Cow space with Rocko English and .org.

9 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 17, at Iron Cow, $5


EDM enigma lands his "Ninja Nation" (yes, indeed) tour at House of Blues, along with Space Jesus, Riot Ten and Wooli.

7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 18, at House of Blues, $14-$20

Greg Barris & Friends

Eccentric NYC comedian Barris comes down to Dirty Laundry for a free show, aided and abetted by musical guests Tierney Tough, Jason Kupfer and Jim Nefferdorf.

8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 19, at Dirty Laundry, free


On a VERY busy night of shows in the City Beautiful, your time might just be best spent soaking in the sonic hatred puked up by this Atlanta blackened grind outfit.

8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 20, at Henao Contemporary Center, $7

Heavy Petty

Mark the 12th anniversary of the rootscore matinee series Southern Fried Sunday with a Tom Petty tribute act so legit that they played the Tom Petty Memorial Concert in the heartbreaker's hometown of Gainesville.

4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 21, at Will's Pub, $10-$12

Enter Shikari

Out-there and eclectic Brit rockers big in the mid-aughts return to the States with a new, self-released collection of songs. Might it even get emotional?

7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 22, at the Social, $25

Total Punk Turnbuckle Tuesday's 2-Year Birthday Party

Celebrate two straight years of Tuesday nights rife with dirt-cheap drinks and dirtbag old-school wrestling, featuring live sets from Dead & Loving It, Curleys and A-Node.

9 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 23, at Will's Pub, free